OFCCP Has New Deputy Director

Bob Gaglione, a lawyer from San Diego, CA, recently became the Deputy Director of OFCCP. Gaglione is stepping into the role almost two months after the previous Deputy Director, Marika Litras, left the agency. Gaglione’s law experience is extensive. Prior to...

OFCCP Issues Opinion Letter on Pay Analysis Groupings

On Monday, July 22nd, OFCCP Director Craig Leen issued an opinion letter on behalf of the agency that addresses the issue of “whether contractors can work with OFCCP to develop a [Pay Analysis Groupings (PAGs)] structure that OFCCP would accept as valid for use...

Trump to Nominate Eugene Scalia for Labor Secretary

On July 18, 2019, President Donald Trump announced his intention to nominate Eugene Scalia for the position of Labor Secretary. Eugene Scalia, the son of late U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Antonin Scalia, is a longtime labor attorney. He also served as...

Secretary of Labor Alex Acosta to Resign

On Friday, July 12 Secretary of Labor Alex Acosta announced that he will resign on July 19. Current Deputy Secretary of Labor Patrick Pizzella will become acting secretary until President Trump appoints a permanent replacement to the position. President Trump’s...

OFCCP Deputy Director to Leave Agency

Deputy Director Marika Litras will be leaving the U.S. Department of Labor’s Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs (OFCCP) on June 7, 2019. Dr. Litras has been a key part of the agency since joining OFCCP in June of 2004. She most recently had served as...

New Commissioner Confirmed for EEOC

On Wednesday, May 8, 2019, Janet Dhillon was confirmed by the Senate and is expected to take her place on the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission. This action can be found on the congress.gov website. Ms. Dhillon was originally nominated for a post on the EEOC in...